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Monday 30 November 2015


George Clooney launches spirits import company

Hollywood A-lister George Clooney is expanding his Casamigos premium Tequila brand by launching its own importing company, with ambitions of seeing the brand reach “iconic status”.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures

db made a run for the border with a trip to Mexico this week, while the drinks trade celebrated German Riesling and gin cocktails.

Friday, November 6th, 2015 No Comments »

Jose Cuervo names its ‘Don of Tequila’

Tequila Jose Cuervo has named Japanese bartender Koji Esashi as its inaugural “Don of Tequila” following the first global cocktail competition of its kind in the category.

Thursday, November 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Bushmills sale ‘hurt’, says Diageo NI boss

The boss of drinks giant Diageo’s Northern Ireland arm has said that the sale of the Bushmills Irish whiskey brand last year was beyond his control.

Monday, October 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

Patrón pairs with Lalique glassmaker

Patrón Tequila has announced a new partnership with luxury glassmaker Lalique to create a limited-edition decanter, which is on sale for nearly £5,000.

Thursday, October 15th, 2015 No Comments »

1800 Tequila unveils Keith Haring range

1800 Tequila has launched six limited edition bottles adorned with select artwork produced by the late artist Keith Haring.

Friday, September 25th, 2015 No Comments »

New marketing role for Beam Suntory

Spirits producer Beam Suntory has announced the creation of a new US marketing general manager role, which is to be taken by former Kraft Heinz executive Greg Hughes.

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Tequila leads luxury spirits boost

Luxury brands of Tequila backed by celebrities such as P Diddy and George Clooney have started to eat into the market share of white and brown spirits.

Monday, June 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Super-premium vodka sales hit buffers

Super-premium vodkas have peaked according to the results of 2015’s Power Brands Survey, which were unveiled yesterday.

Thursday, June 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Tequila could help with weight-loss

While not normally considered part of a healthy diet, scientists have discovered that the sugars found in Tequila may beneficial to weight-loss and treating diabetes.

Monday, May 11th, 2015 No Comments »

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